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Public Interest Law Attorney in Springfield, MA

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Company name

Community Legal Aid Services, Inc.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Practice Area

Public Interest Law

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


Springfield, MA

Date Last Verified

Sep 19,2017

Posted on

Aug 06,2017

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Temporary Staff Attorney Duties: Help victims of crime with a wide variety of civil legal matters, including a full range of domestic relations issues; access to housing, benefits, school-based services, and health insurance programs; and elder abuse. Provide holistic services to victims of crime. Representing individual clients, the attorney will engage in community outreach and education, and will work closely with community partners.

Qualification and Experience

QUALIFICATIONS: Admission to Mass. Bar, or eligible to sit for next Mass. Bar examination, or entitled to practice under a Mass. practice rule. Prior experience in poverty law strongly preferred. Demonstrated experience working with diverse communities strongly preferred. Fluency in Spanish preferred. Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work in a collaborative setting are important.
Term: 2 years

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Company info

Eileen Messier
Human Resources Manager
Community Legal Aid Services, Inc.
405 Main Street, 4th Floor
Worcester, MA 01608